Justice Richard Bernstein has spent his life overcoming the stigma and hardships of blindness.
On this episode we hear from the man himself on how he has thrived in the face of daunting odds, and become an esteemed Michigan Supreme Court Justice – as well as an active advocate for those facing adversity.
Committed to taking action to help clients who needed him, Justice Bernstein’s cases often set national standards protecting the rights and safety of people with and without disabilities.
Often, people with disabilities experience a sense of social isolation and loneliness, which can also lead to depression and other mental health issues. Inaccessible environments and misunderstanding from non-disabled individuals can sometimes lead to feeling left out, isolated or even shunned. The mental and physical impact of loneliness and isolation can be tremendous.
Learn how Justice Bernstein is breaking barriers and proving that there’s nothing that people with special needs can’t do.